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Engineered Salmon May Be A Tough Sell

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 04.03.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don't expect to find genetically modified salmon — or any other engineered fish or meat — on store shelves anytime soon. The ...

The True Cost of Food

Sea to Table | Posted 06.04.2013 | Taste
Sea to Table

When we turn a blind eye to where our food comes from in the name of convenience and price, we allow others to make our choices about what kind of food system we want to have. Ignorance may be bliss, but we can no longer afford to ignore the impact of our food choices.

Why Do We Need GMO Farmed Salmon?

Sea to Table | Posted 01.16.2013 | Food
Sea to Table

There are plenty of reasons to oppose genetically engineered salmon, ranging from consumer health concerns to environmental risk, but there's a larger question we need to ask. What kind of food system do we want to sustain us?

Is Genetically Modified Salmon Safe to Eat?

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 02.10.2013 | Food
Martha Rosenberg

The genetically modified salmon, created by Boston-based AquaBounty Technologies, is created to grow twice as fast as wild Atlantic salmon -- reaching its full size in 18 months instead of three years.

Genetically Engineered Salmon Needn't Be Mystery Meat for Consumers

Jason J. Czarnezki | Posted 09.21.2011 | Green
Jason J. Czarnezki

Why won't GE salmon be labeled? Do consumers have a right to know? The answer isn't so easy.